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Government Technical Notice of the implications of a ‘No Deal’ EU exit for the Legal Sector

Today, the Government has published a technical notice – Providing services including those of a qualified professional if there’s no Brexit deal – which covers how professions and services will be regulated if there is no deal. This includes plans for the legal sector in the event of a ‘no deal’ EU exit scenario. It […]

 

HMCTS Reform Online Event: Civil

HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS) is continuing to engage with practising legal professionals and professional court users about our £1bn courts and tribunals reform programme. We are hosting a series of face-to-face and online events, organised by jurisdiction and topic. These events will enable participants to increase their knowledge and understanding, provide feedback, and […]

 

LAW ROCKS MANCHESTER

  Law Rocks! Is essentially a global charity battle of the bands competition where Law Firms form a band and compete against each other to be crowned the global winner. The winners of the North West final will go on to compete in London and then the winners of the London heat will compete internationally. Law […]

 

CRITICAL HOUR EVENTS – CALLING ALL DEFENCE PRACTITIONERS

HM COURTS AND TRIBUNAL SERVICES The flow of work within the Manchester courthouse is an ongoing issue, courts are often unable to start at 10 am impacting on the length of the day for us all. Often what does or does not happen in the time before the court starts has a direct effect. Several […]

 

AWS – How to blow your own trumpet

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Annual Dinner & Charity Fundraiser

 

The Diocese of Manchester are looking to recruit their Chief Operating Officer/Diocesan Secretary, with a commitment to the local area.

The role needs a confident big hitter, and they are keen to speak to people who are experienced in delivering transformational change, with a track record in leadership, innovative and entrepreneurial, and inspired to play a full role in the senior leadership of the diocese. There’s full information here http://green-park-jobs.co.uk/dom/.  The Diocesan Secretary’s remit is to manage […]

 

Is it too early to say the C word?

 

SRA to Consult on misconduct reporting Rule change

The Solicitors Regulations Authority (SRA) has launched a public consultation on proposed changes to its rules regarding firms reporting potential misconduct. The changes are designed to make sure that firms are clear about their role and responsibilities in reporting misconduct. Discussions with firms about the stage at which they should inform the regulator of potential […]

 

Trustee Vacancies with LawCare

Are you passionate about mental health and wellbeing?  LawCare are recruiting up to three new trustees to strengthen our board and develop our work in supporting and promoting mental health and wellbeing in the legal community. It is an exciting time to join the LawCare board as awareness about why mental health matters in the legal community is significantly growing. What are we […]